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Oops. Vietnam likely has 22 million smartphone users, not 33 million

It looks like the actual number of smartphone users in Vietnam may be smaller than we thought. It's ...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 24, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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A deeper look at Southeast Asia’s only two unicorns: VNG and Garena

VNG and Garena represent the two biggest tech companies out of Southeast Asia.

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 23, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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MyChat: a chat app to conquer Myanmar?

Myanmar's tech landscape is still undecided and it's possible that getting in early now is the right...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 23, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Vietnam’s mobile frontiers are only about games, can it grow beyond?

Flappy Bird put Vietnam on the map. It underlined a little known fact about Vietnam, it has a burgeo...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 23, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Oh hell no… Slow internet misery caused by broken undersea cable to last 20 more days

Here's some bad news: you'll be experiencing these depressing dial-up web speeds for another twenty ...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 22, 2014
  • at 5:43 pm
ROCKIT ONLINE

Rockit Online secures $500K funding to tackle Vietnam’s education market

A new Vietnamese startup in the education space just secured funding from Silicon Valley-based inves...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 18, 2014
  • at 2:28 pm
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Will Vietnam ever take its internet seriously?

One of Vietnam’s five internet sea cables got cut once again this week, thus underlining the broke...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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36 percent of Vietnam’s population owns a smartphone

Vietnam’s smartphone penetration recently hit 36 percent. That’s over 33 million people in 2014....

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 12:40 pm

The Asian continent needs a Burning Man to be innovative

Silicon Valley founders are often jumping over to Burning Man for creative inspiration, but Asian fo...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 6, 2014
  • at 10:00 am

Want to get to know Vietnam’s startup world? Check out this tour

Triip.me, one of Vietnam’s new promising tourism startups is offering a tour of Vietnam’s startu...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 5, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm

Appota debuts social mobile gaming app called onClan at #StartupAsia Arena

Appota debuts its new onClan app at Startup Asia’s Startup Arena competition. The app is a social ...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 4, 2014
  • at 3:49 pm

10 ways Japanese entrepreneurs are different from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs (#StartupAsia)

Panelists at Startup Asia Tokyo from Beenos, Movida Japan, Y Combinator, and 500Startups dig into te...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • September 4, 2014
  • at 11:15 am
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First Flappy Bird, then Swing Copters, what’s next for Vietnam’s most important indie game studio?

With the latest game from the creator of Flappy Bird, let's take a closer look at what might come ne...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • August 25, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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20 things Vietnamese startups need to win

What does it take to be a great winning startup in Vietnam? Today, there's too many mediocre startup...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • August 25, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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10 years at VietnamWorks: the full story of Vietnam’s top online recruitment site

Tech In Asia takes a closer look at the detailed history of the founding and success of VietnamWorks...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • August 22, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Tech in Thailand: it’s worth your time (#StartupAsia preview)

At Startup Asia Tokyo, we’ll get a close look at the hidden potential of Thailand and the startups...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • August 20, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
Taking part in the discussion are Taizo Son, CEO at Movida, Kevin Hale, partner at Y Combinator, and Dave McClure, founding partner at 500 Startups.

How can the US and Japan embrace Asia? (#StartupAsia preview)

Taking part in the discussion are Taizo Son, CEO at Movida, Kevin Hale, partner at Y Combinator, and...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • August 1, 2014
  • at 6:29 pm
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Triip wins inaugural Tech in Asia Arena in Ho Chi Minh city

Of six startups, Triip made it out with the prize of the "most promising startup" from a batch of si...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 25, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm